NLC Sightings: 2007


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MAY
NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: May 2007
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness 
Comments 
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 17-18 2130-2145 I? 05 Deg. 1 Possible.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 17-18 0145-0205 I 07 Deg. 2 N-NE  Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 19-20 2200-2340 I 10 Deg. 1  
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 19-20 0115-0220 I,IIa 10 Deg. 2 Blue-white.  With averted vision.  Images.
P. Evans Larne (N. Ireland) 19-20 2330-0000 I,II 05 Deg. ? Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 20-21 0135-0310 I 07 Deg. 2 White, blue and green.  Images.
A. Ciavarella Durham (England) 20-21 0145 I 05 Deg. 2 Light blue-green.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 21-22 0154-0218 NLC 15 Deg. 1 Webcam capture - confirmation required.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 24-25 0128-0145 I,IIb? 10 Deg. 2 Through cloud.  Images.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 25-26 2200-2235 NLC 10 Deg. 1 Nebulous, in moonlight.  Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 25-26 0030-0130 I 05 Deg. 2 Auroral band at 0018 UT.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 28-29 0030-0235 I,IIb? 25 Deg. 1 Confirmation required.  Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 29-30 0030-0200 I? 05 Deg. 3 Confirmation required.  Images.
V. G. Tejfel Alma-Ata (Kazahkstan) 29-30 2150-2223 I 06 Deg. 1.5 Image.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 31-32 2330-0200 I 07 Deg. 2 Diffuse in moonlight.  Images.  Confirmation required.


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JUNE
NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: June 2007
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness 
Comments 
J. Blundell Liverpool (England) 01-02 0130-0230 NLC     Possible, in cloud & moonlight.  Confirmation required.
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 03-04 2130-2140 I,IIab,IIIab 20 Deg. 1-2 Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 04-05 0210-0240 IIb 40 Deg. 2 Images.
P. Evans Larne (N. Ireland) 04-05 0125-0135 IIab 15 Deg. 1-2 Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 05-06 2300-0200 I,IIa,IIIb 20 Deg. 2.5 Images.
D. Briggs Clanfield (England) 05-06 2209-2238 IIab 10 Deg. 1-2 AZI 330-360.  Images.
P Evans Larne (N. Ireland) 06-07 2250-0100 IIab,III 30 Deg. 3 Images:  1, 2.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 06-07 2250-0230 IIab,IIIb,IVc 160 Deg. 5 Images.
P Evans Larne (N. Ireland) 07-08 2310-2320 II,IIIab 20 Deg. 3-4 Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 07-08 2223-0230 I,IIa,IIIab 22 Deg. 3 In murk.  Images.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 08-09 0008-0230 I,IIab,IIIa 25 Deg. 2 Generally weak.  Images:  0048 UT, 0151UT.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 08-09 2110-0235 I,IIa,IIIab,O? 50 Deg. 2.5 Purple colour seen. Unknown structure. Images.
B. Ward Dalry (Scotland) 08-09 2330-0230 I,II 25 Deg. 1-2 AZI 315-045 . Animation & Images.
J. Lorich Treasure Key (Bahamas) 08-09   NLC?     Shuttle launch 'NLC'.  Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 09-10 2210-0200 I 12 Deg. 2 White-green.  Murky sky.  Image.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 10-11 2210-0200 I,IIa 10 Deg. 1 White-blue. Weak. Image.
N. Bone Apuldram (England) 11-12 2140-2225 II,III 15 Deg. 2-3  
H. Mulder Echtenerbrug (Netherlands) 11-12 2145-2245 II,III 20 Deg. 3 Image.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 11-12 2304-0230 I,IIab,IIIa,IVb 22 Deg. 4 Images.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 11-12 0045-0100 NLC 10 Deg. 4 Through cloud. Images.
G. Plews Lloydminster, Alberta (Canada) 11-12 0705-0902 IIb   1 Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 11-12 0010-0050 I,II,III,IV 15 Deg. 2 AZI 320-030.  Images.
F. Rose. Lübeck (Germany) 11-12 2145-2215 I,IIa 15 Deg. 2  
R. Löwenherz Kiaby/Skane (Sweden) 11-12 2200-2300 I,IIab 24 Deg. 2 AZI 295-030
D. Frydman London (England) 12-13 0229-0301 II 40 Deg.   AZI 305-030.  Very bright.
S. McVity Sheffield (England) 12-13 2245-2305 IIIb 20 Deg. 2 Images.
M. Gavin London (England) 12-13 2125-2200 NLC 15 Deg.   Images:  1, 2.
J. Evans Farley Mount (England) 12-13 2200-2330 IIa,IIb 20 Deg. 3  
S. Bell The Ridgeway (England) 12-13 0200-0300 I,II 30 Deg. 3 Images.
J. Abbott Rivenhall (England) 12-13 2130-2215 II 30 Deg. 3 AZI 280-360
R. Löwenherz Yxnarum, Blekinge (Sweden) 12-13 2130-2310 I,IIab,IIIb,O 50 Deg. 2 AZI 300-060
V.Vdovichenko,G.Kirienko Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 13-14 1730-2130 I,IIab,IVc 12 Deg. 3.5-4 AZI 350-060  Image.
A.J.Poelarends Utrecht (Netherlands) 15-16 2105-2115 IIab,IIIb,IVb 90 Deg. 3-4 Intense into zenith.
A. Müller Aachen (Germany) 15-16 2100-2115 II,III 30 Deg. 2 Through cloud.
R. Zabel Riga (Latvia) 15-16 2220-2240 IIb 22 Deg. 3 AZI 290-350  Images 1, 2.
M. Juchert Vienna (Austria) 15-16 2025-2045 IIab 05 Deg. 2-3 Images.
S. Ingelgom Kampenhout (Belgium) 15-16 2100-2140 IIIb 40 Deg. 4 Images.
M. Popek Nýdek (Czech Republic) 15-16 2130-2230 NLC 60 Deg. 2-3  
M. Furger Kleindoettingen (Switzerland) 15-16 2040-2050 I,IIa,IIIa 10 Deg. 4 Lat 47.568 N.  Images.
M. Vandeputte Ronse (Belgium) 15-16 2115-2200 II,III 40 Deg. 4  
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 16-17 0005-0120 I,IIab,IIIab,P 15 Deg. 3 Images:  1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
W. Hamburg Bernitt (Germany) 16-17 0030-0130 I,IIa,IIIab,P(?) 15 Deg. 3 Images and movie.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 16-17 2350-0040 I,IIb,III 11 Deg. 1 AZI 330-020  Images.
Vdovichenko V.,Kirienko G. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 16-17 1730-2140 I,IIa,IIIa,IVb 10 Deg. 4 Images.
A. Dubietis Vilnius (Lithuania) 17-18 2030 IIab,IIIa,IVb 30 Deg. 4 Images:  1, 2.
R. Zabel Riga (Latvia) 17-18 2220-2330 I,IIab,IIIb 65 Deg. 3 Images.  1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
R. Löwenherz Prora, Rügen (Germany) 17-18 2055-0100 I,IIab 16 Deg. 3 AZI 325-060
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 17-18 2355-0240 I,IIab,IVc,S 120 Deg. 3 Images.
M. Juchert Vienna (Austria) 17-18 2020-2110 IIab,III,P 05 Deg. 3 AZI 000-040.  Images.
M. Popek Nýdek (Czech Republic) 17-18 2200-2330 NLC 15 Deg. 1  
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 17-18 2055-0015 I,II,III 12 Deg. 3 Through cloud.  Images.
Vdovichenko V.,Kirienko G. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 17-18 1750-2130 IIab,IVbc 15 Deg. 4 Images.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 17-18 0600 IIb 03 Deg. 1  
D. Frydman London (England) 18-19 0127-0146 II 15 Deg. 1 Very faint bands.
Vdovichenko V.,Kirienko G. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 18-19 1740-2100 I,IIb 10 Deg. 4 Images.
N. Brown Oregon Coast (USA) 19-20 0445-0545 NLC     Bright streamers.  Lat. 43.
N. Carroll Astoria, Oregon (USA) 19-20 0520-0535 IIb   3 Lat. 46.2.
D. Tarsi Washington State (USA) 19-20 0513-0538 III,IV 20 Deg. 3 Images.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 19-20 0600 IIa,IIIb 10 Deg. 2 AZI 330-025.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 20-21 2300-2340 I,Iiab,III,O,P 15 Deg. 2-3 Images.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 20-21 2336-0001 NLC   2 Through cloud.  Images.
A. Ciavarella Durham (England) 20-21 2300-0030 IIab,IIIb 15 Deg. 4 Images.
D. Frydman London (England) 20-21 0225-0229 II 37 Deg.   Medium brightness.
A. Lloyd-Ribeiro Durham (England) 20-21 0030 NLC     Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 20-21 2238-0145 I,II,III 22 Deg. 2 AZI 290-057
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 21-22 0103-0200 I,IIab 10 Deg. 1-2 Weak, faint & through cloud breaks.  Image.
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 21-22 2155-0145 I,IIb,IVb 15 Deg. 1 White.  Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 21-22 2310-0010 IIb 18 Deg. 2 AZI 280-290
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 21-22 0550-0915 I,IIab,IIIa 20 Deg. 3 AZI 350-060
K. Kaiser Schlaegl (Austria) 23-24 0105-0220 I,IIab,III,S 40 Deg. 3-4 AZI 358-116
M. Vandeputte Ronse (Belgium) 23-24 0100-0200 III 10 Deg. 2  
  Riga (Latvia) 23-24 2205-2240 I,IIab 30 Deg. 1 AZI 320-005  Images.
O. Squarra Lübeck (Germany) 23-24 2220-2255,  0015-0105 I,II,IIIb 14 Deg. 3 Images.
A Pfoser Vienna (Austria) 23-24 0115-0215 I,IIab,IIIb,S      
F. Melandri Verghereto (Italy) 23-24 0150-0230 I,II,III 05 Deg. 2 AZI 020-065.  Lat 43.8.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 23-24 0645-0800 I,IIab 03 Deg. 1  
M. Mattsson Stockholm (Sweden) 24-25 2230-2300 II 20 Deg. 2  
R. Zabel Riga (Latvia) 24-25 2320-2350 I,IIb,IV 55 Deg. 2 AZI 250-020
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 24-25 2130-2320 IIab,IVa 15 Deg. 2-3 Images.
Vdovichenko V.,Kirienko G. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 24-25 1740-2140 I,IIa,IIIb,IVb 12 Deg. 4 Images.
B. Ward & T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 25-26 2345-0215 I,IIab 15 Deg 2-3 In cloud.  Images - 1, 2, 3.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 25-26 2350-0040 IIab,IV 25 Deg. 3 Through cloud.  Images.
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 25-26 2335-0145 I,IIab,O 18 Deg. 3 Images.
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 25-26 2350-0120 I,IIab,S 15 Deg. 3 Images:  1, 2.
B. Burton 51.4N 0.8W (England) 26-27 2200-2210 I,IIa 10 Deg. 2 In cloud.
D. Self Norwich (England) 26-27 2200-2225 I,IIa 25 Deg. 3 Image.
P. P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 26-27 2140-2205 I 08 Deg. 1 AZI 350-000
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 26-27 0030-0300 I,IIb,IVabc,O,S,P 30 Deg. 4 Images.
M. van der Haven Vleuten (Netherlands) 26-27 2120-2150 IIb 45 Deg. 2-3 AZI 290-330
S. Ingelgom Kampenhout (Belgium) 26-27 2100-2135 I,IIa 45 Deg. 3 Time lapse video.
D. Czarnowski Poznan (Poland) 26-27 2130-2300 I,II   4  
A. Dubietis Vilnius (Lithuania) 26-27 2115 IIa 08 Deg. 4 Very bright and compact.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 26-27 2350-0115 IIab 13 Deg. 2 Through and above cloud.
J. Lockhart Peterhead (Scotland) 26-27 0000-0230 II 30 Deg.   Moderate.
A. J. T. Poelarends Utrecht (Netherlands) 26-27 2107-2202 IIab,IIIab,IVab 50 Deg. 3 Images 1, 2.
P. Meadows Chelmsford (England) 26-27 2205-2210 I,II 30 Deg. 2 Images.
M. Gavin SW London (England) 26-27 2130-2215 NLC 80 Deg.   Images.
M. Vandeputte Ronse (Belgium) 26-27 2115-2200 II,III,IV 45 Deg. 4 Images.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 26-27 2330-0130 I,II,III,IV 45 Deg. 5  
D. Frydman London (England) 26-27 2152-2214 NLC 15 Deg.   Bright.
J. Plews Lloydminster (Canada) 26-27 0510-0700

0815-0910

I   3  
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 26-27 2330-0130 I,III 60 Deg. 5  
B. Ward Upper Dysart (Scotland) 26-27 0015-0200 NLC 30 Deg. 3-4 Complex  Image.
V.Vdovichenko,G.Kirienko Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 26-27 1930-2020 NLC   3  
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 26-27 0530-0930 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 60 Deg. 3 With aurora.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 27-28 2200-0000 I,IIab,III,IVc,O,P,S,V 90 Deg. 4 Images.
J. Houlding Burghead (Scotland) 27-28 2330-0015 III,IV 50  Deg.   Images.
A. Lloyd-Ribeiro Durham (England) 27-28   NLC     Images.
M. Hall Wittlesey (England) 27-28 0150-0230 II,IV 15 Deg.   Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 27-28 2245-2315 IIab,III 55 Deg. 4  
K. Martin Bedfordshire (England) 27-28 2200-2300 III 05 Deg. 4  
S. McVity Sheffield (England) 27-28 2130 I,II,III,IV 30 Deg. 4  
D. Frydman London (England) 27-28 0135-0303 I,II,III,IV 35 Deg. 4 Complex.  Images.
D. Jones Aberdeen (Scotland) 27-28 2300-0030 III,IV 65 Deg. 4 Images.
A. Davies Worcester (England) 27-28 2330-0130 NLC 15 Deg.   Bright NLC waves.
L. Entwisle Elland (England) 27-28 2250-2315 II,III,IV 15 Deg. 4 Images.
D. Entwistle Nr Preston, (England) 27-28 0200 IIab,III 40 Deg. 3 Image.
J. Piggins Kemnay (Scotland) 27-28 2300-2330 IIab,IVab 40 Deg. 4 AZI 350-030
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 27-28 2200-0215 I,II,III,IV,P,V 51 Deg. 4 AZI 292-075
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 27-28 0130-0155 IIab,IIIb 50 Deg. 2 AZI 020-090
M. Stirland Winterton on sea (England) 27-28 2200-0240 I,IIa,IIIab,IVb 50 Deg.   Images.
J. Proctor 52.46N 01.18W 27-28 2230-2315 I,II,III,IV   2 AZI 330-030
T. Holmes Tipton (England) 27-28 2230 I,II,III 10 Deg. 4 AZI 342-020
M. D. Taylor Wakefield (England) 27-28 2235-0048 II,III,IV 13 Deg. 2-3 Images.
D. Alexander Westbury (Engalnd) 27-28 0200-0205 II     Bright.
J. Webb Chelmsford (England) 28-29 2200-2215 S 15 Deg. 4 AZI 290-360
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 28-29 2215-0000 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa,O 10 Deg. 4 Images.  1, 2.
M. van der Haven Vleuten (Netherlands) 28-29 2155-2300 IIab 08 Deg. 2 Image.
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 28-29 2220-2330 I,IIab,IIIb 08 Deg. 4 Images.
F. Rose Lübeck (Germany) 28-29 2245-0030 I,II,III 15 Deg. 4  
M. Mc kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 28-29 2335-0200 I,IIa,IVac 15 Deg. 5 Images.
W. Hamburg. Bernitt (MVP) (Germany) 28-29 2230-0030 IIab,IIIab,O,S,P 10 Deg. 4 AZI 315-060 Images/Movie.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 28-29 2300-0000 I,IIb 12 Deg. 2 AZI 350-055
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 28-29 1015 IVa 20 Deg. 2 AZI 030-080
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 28-29 2210-0045 I,II,III,IV,O 07 Deg. 4 AZI 300-050 Images.
V.Vdovichenko,G.Kirienko Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 28-29 1910-2120 IIab 30 Deg. 3 AZI 330-015
P. Meadows Chelmsford (England) 29-30 2150-2220 II 20 Deg. 2 Images.
L. Entwisle Elland (England) 29-30 2232-2315 IIab,III 18 Deg. 2 Images.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 29-30 2130-2230

0100-0215

I,IIab,IIIb,V 15 Deg. 2  
D. Briggs Clanfield (England) 29-30 2148-2213 IIab,IIIa,IVab,S 20 Deg. 2-3 Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 29-30 2030-0000 I,IIab,IVa 30 Deg. 4 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 29-30 0040-0215 I,II,III,IV,V 22 Deg. 1 AZI 322-075
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 29-30 2324-2325 I,IIb 08 Deg. 3 Image.
R. Zabel Riga (Latvia) 29-30 2140-2320 I,IIab,IIIab,O,P 50 Deg. 4 AZI 315-040  Image.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 29-30 2310-2320 IIb,IIIb 22 Deg. 2 Images.
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 29-30 2350-0200 I,IIb,IIIa,IVb,O,S 135 Deg. 3 Images:  1, 2.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 29-30 2248-0215 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,O 23 Deg. 3 Image.
E. Walker 57.33'N 4.25'W (Scotland) 29-30 2315-0200 I,II,III,IV 50 Deg. 4 Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 29-30 2300-0045 II,III,IV 45 Deg. 3 AZI 320-025
O. van der Velde Toulouse (France) 29-30 0250-0350 IIab,IIIa,IVc 150 Deg. 3 Images.
M. Gavin London (England) 29-30 2130-2200 NLC 20 Deg.   Images.
M. Mattsson Stockholm (Sweden) 29-30 2130-2300 I,II,III,IV 60 Deg. 4 AZI 340-090
 G. Øye Ørsta (Norway) 29-30 0046-0316 I,III 60 Deg.   Images.
D. Graham Catterick (England) 29-30 2315 NLC      
B. Ward Dalry (Scotland) 29-30 2300-0200 II,III,IV 50 Deg. 3 AZI 320-100
P. Casquinha Palmela (Portugal) 29-30   NLC     Images.
V.Vdovichenko,G.Kirienko Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 29-30 1810-1910 I,IIa,IIIb 07 Deg. 3 Through cloud.
James Fraser Alness (Scotland) 29-30 0141 I,II,III 40 Deg.    
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 30-31 2240-2330 I,IIa,IVa 10 Deg. 2  
F. Rose Lübeck (Germany) 30-31 2235-0010 I,II 12 Deg. 3-4  
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 30-31 2215-0010 I,II 10 Deg. 3 Images.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 30-31 0130-0140 IIa 30 Deg. 2 Through cloud.
W. Hamburg. Bernitt (MVP) (Germany) 30-31 2140-0120 IIab,IIIab,O,P,S 25 Deg. 4 AZI 330-075  Images.
O. Squarra Lübeck (Germany) 30-31 2150-0100 I,IIab,III,IV,O,S? 16 Deg. 4 AZI 340-060  Images.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 30-31 0625-1000 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 60 Deg. 3 With aurora 0703-0708.  Video.

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JULY



NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: July  2007
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness 
Comments 
C. Hinz In-flight (Atlantic 1000km W of  England) 01-02 0145-0215 II 07 Deg.   Single band.  Image.
V.Vdovichenko,G.Kirienko Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 01-02 1800-1930 I,IIa 06 Deg. 3  
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 01-02 0550-1015 I,IIa,IIIab,IVa 90 Deg. 3 2-station photography.
M. Mattsson Stockholm (Sweden) 02-03 2130-2230 I,II 50 Deg. 3 AZI 050-070
A. Dubietis Vilnius (Lithuania) 02-03 2020 IIab 15 Deg. 4  
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 02-03 0158-0210 IIb 10 Deg. 2 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 02-03 2327-2335 IIa? 04 Deg. 0 Possible. AZI 042-049.  Through 7x50's only.
O. Lagrave Paris (France) 03-04 2030-2130 II 45 Deg. 1  
T. Babcock Sooke B.C. (Canada) 03-04 0530-0615 NLC      
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 03-04 0527-0645 I,IIa,IIIa 15 Deg. 2 2-station photography.
J. Young Seaside, Oregon (USA) 03-04   NLC     Image.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 04-05 2115 IIab 10 Deg. 2  
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 04-05 2210-2230 IIb?, IVc 40 Deg. 1 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 04-05 0035-0130 IIa,III 12 Deg. 1 Through cloud.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 04-05 0508-0930 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa,S 60 Deg? 3 2-station photography.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 05-06 0700-0930 I,IIa 15 Deg. 2 2-station photography
M. Vandeputte Ronse (Belgium) 06-07 0145-0245 IIa,IIIa,IVb 15 Deg. 2  
O. van der Velde Toulouse (France) 06-07 0310-0325 IIa 09 Deg. 2 Images.
D. Frydman London (England) 06-07 0205-0241 I,II? 16 Deg.   Possible NLC - very faint.
J. Abbott Rivenhall (England) 06-07 0200-0210 IIb 10 Deg. 2 Moon in SE
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 07-08 2240-0230 I,IIb 40 Deg. 2 White, blue & aqua green. Images.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 07-08 2130-2200 IIa 07 Deg. 1 AZI 305-315
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 07-08 0130 IIa 10 Deg. 1 AZI 010-030
D. Briggs Nr Winchester (England) 07-08 2200-2230 IIa 10 Deg. 1-2 AZI 300-360.  Images.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 07-08 0745-0945 I,IIa,IIIa,IVa 15 Deg. 3 2-station photography.
B. Ward. Kilwinning (Scotland) 08-09 0000-0300 II,III,IV 40 Deg. 3(4?) Remote video observation.  Images.
T. McEwan Irvine & Beith (Scotland) 08-09 2300-0300 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,O,S 150 Deg 3 Images.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 08-09 2300-0300 I,IIb,IIIb,IVabc,S,P 120 Deg. 4 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 08-09 0030-0249 I,II,III,IV 22 Deg. 2 In cloud.
Vdovichenko V.D.,KirienkoG.A.,O'Neill W.P. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 08-09 1830-2100 IIab,IIIa,IVb,P 12 Deg. 4.5 Images.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 08-09 2330-0130 II,IV 35 Deg. 4 Images.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 08-09 2350-0145 I,II 1/2-sky    
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 09-10 2300-0132 I,IIabIII,IV,O,P,S,V 30 Deg. 4-5 Images.
P.P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 09-10 0055-0255 I,IIab,IIIab, 25 Deg. 4 AZI 320-050.  Images 1, 2.
M. van der Haven Vleuten (Netherlands) 09-10 0135-0235 IIab,IIIab,V 27 Deg. 3 AZI 350-040.  Images: 1, 2, 3.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 09-10 2300-0245 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb 80 Deg. 4  In cloud. Possibly 1/2-sky.  Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 09-10 2230-0215 IIab,III,IV 80 Deg. 4 AZI 350-100
U. Müller Bremerhaven (Germany) 09-10 0030-0135 I,IIab,III,O 15 Deg. 4 Images.
J. Houlding Burghhead, Moray (Scotland) 09-10 0015-0130 III,IV 45 Deg.    
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 09-10 2210-2255 I,IIab 05 Deg. 2 Image.
G. Mackay Nr Hamilton (Scotland) 09-10 0015-0200 I,IIab,IIIab,IV 35 Deg. 4 Images:  1, 2, 3, 4.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 09-10 2320-2330 IIa,IVc 10 Deg. 4 Through cloud.  Golden colour.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 09-10 0100-0200 IIab,IIIb 10 Deg. 3 Quick decay after 0145.
B.Ward Dalry (Scotland) 09-10 2300-0245 II,III,IV,O 90 Deg 4 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 09-10 2220-0254 I,II,III,IV,S,P,V 170 Deg. 4  
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 09-10 2155-0105 I,IIab,III 08 Deg. 3 Images.
B. Ward & T. McEwan Aldie (Scotland) 11-12 2335-2340 III   2 Through cloud low to north.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 11-12 2230-2330 II,III 25 Deg. 2 Fainter after 2330 with increasing cloud.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 11-12 2230-2242 NLC 30 Deg. 2-3 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 11-12 2152-0015 I,II,III 14 Deg. 2 AZI 319-043
T. McEwan  Dalry (Scotland) 12-13 2240-2335 I,IIa,IIIb,O 10 Deg. 2 Above and through cloud.  Image.
G. Mackay Nr Hamilton (Scotland) 12-13 2300-0015 I.IIab,IIIa,P 20 Deg. 2 Images:  1, 2, 3, 4.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 12-13 0105-0120 II,III 20 Deg. 3 Overcast 0215.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 12-13 0125-0130 III?,IVc? 02 Deg. 3 Image.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 12-13 2228-0230 I,II,III,IV,P 31 Deg. 4 AZI 322-080
B. H. Granslo Fjellhamar (Norway) 12-13 2315-0000 I,III,IV 70 Deg. 3 AZI 300-020  Image.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 12-13 0100 II 20 Deg 3 Through cloud.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 12-13 0812-0910 I 03 Deg. 1 2-station photography.
D. Mitrut Bacau (Romania) 13-14 1940 NLC?      
P.P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 13-14 0115-0145 II 03 Deg. 2 Image.
K. Kaiser Schlaegl (Austria) 13-14 2010-2050 I,IIab,III,S 15 Deg. 2-3  
K. Kaiser Schlaegl (Austria) 13-14 0315-0355 I,II,S 08 Deg. 2  
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 13-14 2020-2040 IIa 15 Deg. 2 Quickly faded.
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 13-14 2120-2230 I,II 10 Deg. 2-3 Images.
C. Pinter Vienna (Austria) 13-14 2015-2030 I,IIa 07 Deg. 3  
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 13-14 0100-0200 IIab 45 Deg. 2 AZI 340-090
W. Hamburg Bernitt(MVP) (Germany) 13-14 0100-0145 II,III 30 Deg. 3 Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 13-14 0055-0130 I,IIb,O 25 Deg. 3 AZI 355-090  Images.
D. Burton/M. Zalcik Lamont/Namao (Canada) 13-14 0546-0930 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 06 Deg. 3 2-station photography.
U. Jaeger In-flight -  Montreal (Canada) 13-14 0215-0215 NLC     Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 14-15 2020 IIa      
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 14-15 2242-0255 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb 75 Deg. 3 Images.
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 14-15 0100-0221 I,IIab,III,IVc,O,P,S,V 34 Deg. 1-2 Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 14-15 2325-0110 III 12 Deg. 3  
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 14-15 2300-0045 I,IIb,IVc 15 Deg. 4 Gold with blue canopy.  Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 14-15 2310-0257 I,II,III,IV,P,V 35 Deg. 2 AZI 296-055
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 15-16 2030-2050 IIab 25 Deg. 2  
T. McEwan Dalry/W. Kilbride (Scotland) 16-17 2238-0145 I,IIab,IIIab 15 Deg. 3 Through cloud.  Image.
M. Leach N54 W025 (N. Atlantic) 16-17 0300-0400 II 15 Deg. 4 In-flight, 35000'.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 16-17 1000-1145 IIab 25 Deg. 2 AZI 030-100
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 16-17 2315-0100 II,III 17 Deg. 2 AZI 240-050
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 16-17 2315-0100 I,IIa,IIIb 12 Deg. 4 Green and white.  Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 16-17 0200-0215 II 12 Deg. 1 Through cloud, AZI 347-010.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 17-18 2310-0100 I 12 Deg. 2 Enhancement to twilight.  Blue white.
Vdovichenko V., Kirienko G., Solodovnik A. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 17-18 2040-2125 IIa <10 Deg. 1 Two weak bands.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 18-19 0045-0220 I,IIab,IIIab,IVabc,O,S,P,V 14 Deg. 4 AZI 355-085
R. Kracht Elmshorn (Germany) 18-19 0030-0200 I,II,III,O 25 Deg. 4 Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 18-19 2055-2125 IIa 03 Deg. 1  
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 18-19 2025-0145 I,II,III,O 75 Deg. 4 AZI 340-090.  Images.
Vdovichenko V., Kirienko G., Solodovnik A.,Lazarev G.,O'Neill W. Petropavlovsk (Kazakhstan) 19-20 1650-2130 IIb,IIIa 90 Deg. 4-5 Images.
G. Øye Ørsta (Norway) 20-21 0010-0130 I,II,III,IV 45 Deg.   Images.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 20-21 2154-0130 NLC 18 Deg. 4 Bands + veil through cloud.  Images.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 20-21 0935-1140 I,IIa 23 Deg. 2 AZI 360-070
L. Crossan Belhaven (Scotland) 20-21 2100-2230 NLC   4-5 Through cloud. Images.
M. Vandeputte Ronse (Belgium) 20-21 2100-2125 IV 10 Deg. 1 Very weak NLC display.
B. Ward Dalry (Scotland) 20-21 2150-2300 II 15 Deg. 2-4 Broad bands, B4 in complex regions.
G. Blake Yellowknife, NT (Canada) 21-22 0625-0800 III,IV 50 Deg. 3  
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 24-25 2140-2230 II 22 Deg. 2 Possible.  Confirmation required.
O. Squarra Nyköping (Sweden) 25-26 0010-0030 II 05 Deg. 3 AZI 040-050.  Images.
P-M Hedén Vallentuna (Sweden) 26-27 2230-0030 NLC 45 Deg. 5 Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 26-27 2300-2340 IIa 05 Deg. 2  
O. Squarra Nyköping (Sweden) 26-27 2210-2255 I,II,III,IV,P 15 Deg. 4 NW-NE  Images.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 27-28 0855-1105 I,IIa,S,P 35 Deg. 3 AZI 300-040.  Image.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 28-29 0855-1010 I,IIa 40 Deg. 2 AZI 270-020
L. Crossan Wallsend (England) 29-30 0140-0249 NLC 15 Deg. 4 By webcam.  Images.
T. McEwan Dalry (Scotland) 29-30 0212-0308 I,IIab,IIIa 11 Deg 3 Image.
P-M Hedén Vallentuna (Sweden) 29-30   NLC     Details to follow.  Images.
B. H. Granslo Fjellhamar (Norway) 29-30 2335-0125 I,II,IV,O 30 Deg. 4 AZI 320-090   Images 1, 2, 3.
M. Alexander Galloway (Scotland) 29-30 0215-0300 NLC 25 Deg.    
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 29-30 0200-0315 I,II,III,IV,P,V 20 Deg. 5 AZI 351-118

 

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AUGUST
NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: August 2007
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness
Comments 
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 01-02 0200 II 05 Deg. 1 Image.
M. Mc Kenna Maghera (N. Ireland) 03-04 0200-0300 I,IIa 10 Deg. 4 Images.
F. Rose Lübeck (Germany) 03-04 2130-2145 I 05 Deg. 2 AZI 345
B. Johnson S. Florida (USA) 03-04 0700-1030 NLC     'Phoenix' launch on Delta II rocket.
B. H. Granslo Fjellhamar (Norway) 03-04 2130-0150 I,II,III,IV 30 Deg. 3 AZI 270-060.  Images:  1, 2, 3.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 03-04 2125-2135 II,III 05 Deg. 3 AZI 330-355  Images & movie.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 05-06 0930-0942 IIb 17 Deg. 3 AZI 360-020.  Through cloud.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 06-07 0855-0900 IIIa 10 Deg 1 Possible NLC in cirrus.
G. Øye Ørsta (Norway) 09-10 2200-0024 I,II,III 45 Deg. 4 Images.
D. Vonderheide Anchorage, Alaska (USA) 10-11 1200-1305 I,IIIb,S 90 Deg. 4 AZI 330-160.  1, 2, 3.
R. Loewenherz Taksimo, Burjatia (Russia) 12-13 1915-1925 I,IIa? 04 Deg. 1 AZI 040-050
A. Chappell Norman Wells, NWT (Canada) 16-17 0730-0930 NLC      
M. de Vries Munlochy (Scotland) 21-22 2110-2215 I,IIb,IIIb,P,V 10 Deg. 3 AZI 310-330.  Images 1, 2.

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